Economics with Banking, B.Sc.

Economics with Banking, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
The Economics with Banking programme from the University of Greenwich aims to meet the opportunity in the market for employment by international organisations of graduates with sophisticated understanding and application of economic theory to international contexts, business, markets and institutions.


This innovative economics degree has been designed to take a broader approach to economics and to enable students to confidently apply economic theory to the world.

This degree will give you a rigorous grounding in economic theory, as well as solid training in quantitative subjects. You will also have the opportunity to gain subject-specific knowledge of the behaviour and practice of banks, international regulation and finance, and the place of financial systems in microeconomics. 

You will study courses in micro and macroeconomics, global banking and finance, economic history, and monetary economics. Other subjects include applied econometrics and quantitative methods. You will also undertake a project in economics and international business.


The aims of this degree are:

  • To provide a firm foundation of knowledge about the workings of actual economies and to underpin this with techniques in economic analysis using mathematical and econometric models and economic data
  • To provide subject specific knowledge of behaviour and practice of banks, other financial intermediaries and the place of the financial system in the economy
  • To provide you with the ability to understand the major debates in monetary economics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    180 ECTS 360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Macroeconomics 
  • Microeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods for Economists 
  • Personal and Professional Development 
  • Economic History 
  • Professional Practice in International Business & Economics 
  • History of Economic Thought 
  • Macroeconomics and Microeconomics in Context 
  • Quantitative Methods and Econometrics 
  • Banking and Finance in a Global Context

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                        Academic Requirements

                        120 UCAS points from at least two A-levels. No more than 12 points should come from AS-levels. 

                        GCSE mathematics with a minimum of grade B and English language with a minimum of grade C are required.

                        We also accept:

                        • BTEC/National Diploma
                        • International Baccalaureate
                        • Advanced Vocational Certificate of Education
                        • Access courses
                        • Level 2 alternatives like Functional Skills and Key Skills for English and mathematics.

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                        Tuition Fee

                        • International Applies to you

                          12100 GBP/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 12100 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
                        • EU/EEA Applies to you

                          9250 GBP/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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                        Living costs for London

                        • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
                          Living Costs

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